The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

Contact:  Mansi Kasliwal

Event Date Speaker
August 8, 2014 - 12:15pm Emilie Parent, Kaew Tinyanont, Tyler Holland-Ashford, Alessia Garofalo
Summer Student Talks I
August 15, 2014 - 12:15pm Rodrigo Herrera Camus (University of Maryland)
[CII] 158 um Emission as a Star Formation Tracer
August 22, 2014 - 12:15pm Clarke Esmerian, Daniel McAndrew, Jiayi Sun, Michaelangelo Lucas, David Khatami
Summer Student Talks II
September 5, 2014 - 12:15pm Lev Tal-Or
Beaming binaries and planets from space-borne survey missions
September 19, 2014 - 12:15pm Marcel Neeleman (UCSD)
Using DLAs to Study the Physical Conditions of Gas in High Redshift Galaxies
September 26, 2014 - 12:15pm Mubdi Rahman (STSCI)
October 3, 2014 - 12:15pm Prof. Piet van der Kruit
Kapteyn's (Alternate) Universe
October 10, 2014 - 12:15pm Sirio Belli (Caltech)
Deep Keck spectroscopy of 1 < z < 2.5 quiescent galaxies: constraining the size growth and the mass assembly of the red sequence
October 17, 2014 - 12:15pm Shriharsh Tendulkar
Flip-flops between MSPs and LMXBs
October 24, 2014 - 12:15pm Ragnhild Lunnan (CfA)
Properties and Environments of Superluminous Supernovae from Pan-STARRS1
October 31, 2014 - 12:15pm Pat McCarthy
November 7, 2014 - 12:15pm Elisa Toloba
November 14, 2014 - 12:15pm TBA
NO Lunch Talk - Carnegie Science Day
November 17, 2014 - 2:00pm Dr. Sibylle Anderl (University of Grenoble)
An Introductory Tutorial on Astrophysical Shocks
November 21, 2014 - 12:15pm Allison Man (Dark Cosmology Centre, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
The role of galaxy merging in the life of massive galaxies
December 5, 2014 - 12:15pm Eduardo Bañados (MPIA)
The highest redshift quasars with Pan-STARRS1
December 12, 2014 - 12:15pm Greg Stinson (MPIA)
A critical phase in galaxy formation
December 18, 2014 - 12:15pm Jeb Bailey
Multiplexed Fiber Spectroscopy at Magellan: Searching for Exoplanets in Star Clusters
January 9, 2015 - 12:15pm Monica Turner (Leiden)
The properties of the gas around galaxies from metal-line absorption: insights into galaxy formation and the role of energetic feedback
January 16, 2015 - 12:15pm Alessandro Sonnenfeld (UCLA)
The evolution of early-type galaxies: a strong lensing perspective
January 26, 2015 - 12:15pm Branimir Sesar
The Nature and Orbit of the Ophiuchus Stream
January 30, 2015 - 12:15pm Kartik Sheth (NRAO)
The Assembly of Galaxy Disks: Results from ALMA, Spitzer and HST
February 6, 2015 - 12:15pm Vicky Scowcroft
Variable Stars as Precision Distance Indicators: From the Local Group to the Hubble Constant
February 13, 2015 - 12:15pm Howard Bond (PSU)
The Curious Case of Hevelius's Nova of 1670: An Intermediate-Luminosity Transient?
March 13, 2015 - 12:15pm David Hendel (Columbia)
March 20, 2015 - 12:15pm Leo Singer (NASA/GSFC)
March 27, 2015 - 12:15pm Dr. Ji Wang